Gran Caribe Club Karey
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June 16, Monday: Matanzas
Matanzas was founded in 1693 as San Carlos y San Severino de Matanzas. This followed a royal decree ("real cÚdula") issued ...
... with hotels and restaurants catering to Canadians and Europeans with mostly all new development. We sort of wrote it off as a tourist trap, and decided to stay in Matanzas for the duration.
However, we did stay three nights in Matanzas, and got to know this natural bay city pretty well by visiting some of the famous places in and around the bay.
All inclusive hotel by the beach. Lots of Canadian are staying here and two Swedes of course. I'm not really into these kind of resorts but the rooms was huge and nice and after spending 3 nights here, everyone knew who stayed in the room nr 666.
I went scuba diving while lobster went for a scooter tour around the peninsula. This is ...
Home again, home again, jiggity jig. So a not too crazy wake-up call (I received just after opening my eyes) and a not too hurried packing session and we were down in the lobby looking for cappucinos.
Luckily the lobby bar was open to make them for us and they had doughnuts too! Oh my Lerd! The old fashioned cake doughnuts with chocolate on the top. Yum. I had three our second last day knowing I ...
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